Meme's Crystal and Dish Towel

Oil on canvas 9.5x7 in.
My Belgian grandmother was a collector of beautiful objects that she never used.  They were possessions that unfortunately possessed her.  It was how she was raised; it was a different time.  I know she would be very pleased that some of them still exist, just enjoyed in a different way.


  1. Very evocative; creates a pleasing sense of nostalgia in me as well as a very present sense of texture.

  2. Thank you, Dotty, for expressing that!

  3. Thanks, Jamie. Every time I walk by this painting it seems to be calling me to revisit and do more. I have to let it go and just do another and another and another.......


By the Lake

Oil on gallery-wrapped canvas 20x20 cm.  It is so very hot this month in Spain, but it's summer hot, the kind I relish that makes me ...